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#Real-Life #Photogrammetry United States Exclusive Drag and Drop
The Thaddeus Kosciusko Bridge, known locally as the Twin Bridges, was a pathetic flat piece of concrete in the base sim. I was able to extract the model of the bridge from Google Maps and import it into the simulator.

Learn more about the bridge here.

Included is several fixes for the water around the bridge as well.

Known issues:
- There's a texture that 'shimmers' on the bridge surface
- The color of the roads doesn't match up
- Cars may appear to drive on the air

Pretty empty over here.


Pretty empty over here.

  • Version 1.1 November 30, 2020

    Fixed the water covering the highway just north of the bridge
    Several fixes to the water in the Mohawk river surrounding the bridges.

  • Launched November 29, 2020

    Initial release of this file just launched. Welcome aboard!


Pretty empty over here.

Google Maps Import

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6 Comments
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    fstlaneukraine
    January 09, 2021

    Very cool! I live right off of exit 8A and drive the Northway all the time. Thanks!

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    Perminary
    December 19, 2020

    Just wanted to say thanks. I very much appreciate the added realism for our home area.

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    Brant024
    December 11, 2020

    It makes me so happy we have you as a developer for our community for this sim. Keep up the great work.

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    JDiPierro replied Author
    December 11, 2020
    Aww, thank you so much! I'm happy to be able to improve the local area and make sim flying more fun for others :D
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    hudson458
    November 29, 2020

    Great addon! I live less than 2 minutes away in Latham, these look exactly the way how they look in real life! Cheers!

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    JDiPierro replied Author
    November 30, 2020
    Thanks for the rating, neighbor! I'm close by on the other side of the bridge.

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This Flight Simulator 2020 Mod was created by JDiPierro and shared in Scenery Enhancements » Bridges for Microsoft Flight Simulator.

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